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Walt’s Auto Service Summer Vacation Special

Walt’s Auto Service Summer Vacation Special

‘Tis the Season to Hit the Road Kids are out of school, three-day-weekends are plentiful, and the great outdoors is calling. This summer many motorists will pack their cars, heading out on that long awaited summer vacation. But, before you pull out of the driveway check to see if your vehicle ...  MORE...

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Thank You for Voting Walt’s Auto Service South Bay’s Favorite 2016

Thank You for Voting Walt’s Auto Service South Bay’s Favorite 2016

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First Found Walt’s on Auto Club’s <i>Westways</i> “Top 10” List

First Found Walt’s on Auto Club’s Westways “Top 10” List

Thank you, Leslie, for your 5 Star Rating!     Found Walt’s Auto Service when I was looking for a different auto repair shop for my 1990 Honda CRX SI, a long time ago. The independent Honda repair shop where I had been a customer for many years changed owners and it was time to move ...  MORE...

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Earth Day

Earth Day

At Walt’s Auto Service we want to celebrate EARTH DAY and every day by sharing with you CAR CARE COUNCILS suggestions to help you be greener for a better and more sustainable environment and keep your car running healthy and green! Drive Green –  Recognize that how your drive has a lot to do ...  MORE...

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“Seldom-Used Car” Tips

“Seldom-Used Car” Tips

People who exercise on a regular basis often advise more sedentary individuals to “use it or lose it,” the implication being that the body’s health degenerates with disuse. The same may be said of an automobile. All too many car owners mistakenly believe that their cars need not adhere to regular ...  MORE...

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Spotting Fluid Leaks

Spotting Fluid Leaks

  When was the first time you took a close look at your garage floor or the patch of driveway beneath your car in an effort to spot a fluid leak? This type of informal inspection should be conducted on almost a daily basis. Conscientious car owners who frequently spot check for leaks will more ...  MORE...

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Warning Lights

Warning Lights

HINT: When the check engine warning light comes on, check the owner’s manual for specific instructions. Because yellow “check engine” warning lights often show up on the instrument panel unaccompanied by any apparent symptoms, drivers may continue to drive their vehicle and blame the incident ...  MORE...

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Wishing You a Happy New Year from Walt’s

Wishing You a Happy New Year from Walt’s

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Up Front with the CV Joints

Up Front with the CV Joints

Anyone who drives a front wheel or an all wheel drive automobile should be familiar with the function of CV (constant velocity) Joints. Their function is to provide power transfer to the front wheels as well as to allow for steering and suspension movement. Packed in grease and protected with rubber ...  MORE...

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Gas Saving Tips

Gas Saving Tips

  It’s best to fill up your tank in the early morning when the ground temperature is still cold. Remember that all service stations have their storage tanks buried below ground. The colder the ground the more dense the gasoline, when it gets warmer gasoline expands, so buying in the afternoon ...  MORE...

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